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Vintage holiday dishes (Original Post) Wicked Blue Dec 2022 OP
worst of all the awful green bean/mushroom soup casserole. that fruit cake sounds ok tho nt msongs Dec 2022 #1
Imagine the horror if the green bean casserole Wicked Blue Dec 2022 #4
I thought the cranberry candles were spam IcyPeas Dec 2022 #2
I thought they were Satan underpants Dec 2022 #3
What are those blue discs Diamond_Dog Dec 2022 #5
I think the green is cornflakes Wicked Blue Dec 2022 #7
Spinach? debm55 Dec 2022 #19
No Solly Mack Dec 2022 #6
Perhaps you didn't see the tuna tree. LuckyCharms Dec 2022 #12
O tuna tree, o tuna tree, such pleasure do you bring me. Solly Mack Dec 2022 #14
I LOVE ..... F R U I T .. CAKE !!! Trueblue1968 Dec 2022 #8
I wouldn't even know how to begin... Hekate Dec 2022 #9
Same here Wicked Blue Dec 2022 #10
Hell yeah!! A tuna tree!!! LuckyCharms Dec 2022 #11
With real parsley!!! Wicked Blue Dec 2022 #13
Cherry tomatoes? Unwind Your Mind Dec 2022 #16
They look nasty! debm55 Dec 2022 #15
Blech LudwigPastorius Dec 2022 #17
Impressive! Wicked Blue Dec 2022 #18
Ludwig, is that for real? I can't imagine eating. debm55 Dec 2022 #20
I honestly don't know. LudwigPastorius Dec 2022 #21
OMG, Forgive me But They All Look Hideous to me!!!😮😄 electric_blue68 Dec 2022 #22

Diamond_Dog

(32,787 posts)
5. What are those blue discs
Fri Dec 23, 2022, 09:22 PM
Dec 2022

And what is that green glop in the form of a tree they are on top of?

Bleccch

My mother never made Jello anything when I was a kid.

LuckyCharms

(17,980 posts)
12. Perhaps you didn't see the tuna tree.
Sat Dec 24, 2022, 01:15 PM
Dec 2022

Please take another look at the OP, and take note of the tuna tree.

I bet your "no" will change to a "hell yes!" pretty quickly.

Hekate

(92,273 posts)
9. I wouldn't even know how to begin...
Sat Dec 24, 2022, 01:06 AM
Dec 2022

Thank gods my mother never tried her hand at any of that … stuff.

Wicked Blue

(5,976 posts)
10. Same here
Sat Dec 24, 2022, 01:04 PM
Dec 2022

Parents were immigrants and Mom only cooked the foods they ate back in Estonia. They were suspicious of American foods.

Mom's first attempt at an "American" dish was spaghetti and meatballs. She decided that the red gravy wasn't thick enough, so she stirred in a good amount of sour cream. And voila! Pink spaghetti sauce!

LudwigPastorius

(9,684 posts)
21. I honestly don't know.
Sun Dec 25, 2022, 10:13 PM
Dec 2022

I've seen stories calling it both real and a hoax!

It's British, so considering some other stuff that they eat, it may very well be real.
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